Betty Mutei Kyalo Biography
Betty Mutei Kyalo is a famous Kenyan news anchor, media personality, and businesswoman. While growing up, Betty was inspired by proficient TV anchor Catherine Kasavuli. She discovered her at a young age, and that’s when she realized she was also destined for television.
“I originally wanted to be a nun because they looked so angelic and peaceful in church, but I guess television was more appealing,” she says with a cheeky smile.
“I wanted it so much, I would practice reading the news in front of the mirror and I would read it out loud.”
Mutei began her career as an intern at KTN. After a while, she started Auto World, a program that aired on Sunday night on KTN. It focused on everything from car safety tips, to car servicing, to fuel tips. Moreover, she rose through the ranks and was the host of Prime Time News on KTN.
In 2019, Betty quit KTN and started working at K24 as a weekend news anchor, as well as running the programs UPCLOSE WITH BETTY and WEEKEND WITH BETTY KYALO. After a while, she also quit K24.
Betty Mutei Kyalo Age
How old is Betty Kyalo? Betty is 34 years old as of 2023. She was born on March 15, 1989, in Ongata Rongai State in Kajiado County. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on the 15th of March every year and her zodiac sign is Pisces.
Betty Mutei Kyalo Family
Mutei is the second born in a family, comprised of four girls and one son. Her parents divorced while she was young. She lived with her mother and her siblings in Nairobi, Ongata Rongai. Her father would visit them regularly. Her mother and siblings are her core family.
Betty Mutei Kyalo Education
For her primary education, Betty went to Olerai Primary School and Uhuru Gardens Primary School. Later on, she joined Kangundo Girls High School. In addition, she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication from Daystar University.
Betty Mutei Kyalo Husband
Previously, Betty was married to Dennis Okari, a journalist at NTV in October 2015. Out of their marriage, they were blessed with one daughter Ivana. However, their marriage hit the ground and they separated months after a public fallout that led to divorce. Currently, Betty is in a relationship with a successful businessman and lawyer, Nick Ndeda.
Flair By Betty
Flair By Betty is a luxurious boutique salon, spa, and barber located on Rose Avenue in Kilimani. It focuses on professionalism and high standards of client care. They also offer henna and make-up services. Flair by Betty targets showbiz personalities, businesswomen and men, politicians, as well as members of the public with a taste of fashion and taste.
Betty Mutei Kyalo Net Worth
How much is Betty worth? Betty has an estimated net worth of over Kshs. 7.9 Million. Her wealth is mainly attributed to her career as a news anchor, media personality, and businesswoman.
Betty Kyalo Awards
She was the winner of the 2017 SOMA Awards as the Media Personality of the Year. During that time, she worked as a TV Anchor at Standard Media Group on KTN’s Friday Briefing before she resigned.